Punjabi Party of Malaysia

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Punjabi Party of Malaysia
Parti Punjabi Malaysia
PPM
Abbreviation PPM
President Gurjeet Singh Rhande
Founder Jeswant Singh[1]
Founded 1986
Legalised 2003
Headquarters Tingkat 3, Bangunan TWU, Box 'C' 21, Jalan Barat, 46200 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Colours Dark blue, red, white, yellow
Dewan Negara:
0 / 70
Dewan Rakyat:
0 / 222
Dewan Undangan Negeri:
0 / 587
Website
partypunjabimalaysia.blogspot.my
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The Parti Punjabi Malaysia is a Malaysian political party formed in 1986 but only successfully registered in 2003[2] to represent the interests of Malaysia's Punjabi community.[1] It is the only party in Malaysia founded specifically with the interests of Punjabi people in Malaysia as its mission. PPM is pro-Barisan Nasional (BN) and has been trying to join the governing coalition.[3]

President[edit]

  1. Jeswant Singh (1986–2002)
  2. Gurdeep Perkash Singh (2002–2010)
  3. Susheel Kaur (2010–2013)[1]
  4. Gurjeet Singh Rhande (23 November 2013–present)

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "MALAYSIAN PUNJABI PARTY GETS FIRST WOMAN PRESIDENT". DNA India. 3 May 2010. Retrieved 27 April 2016. 
  2. ^ Chow Kum Hor, Sennyah Patrick (10 November 2002). "Parti Punjabi willing to wait for admission into BN". New Straits Times. The New Straits Times Press (M) Berhad. Retrieved 24 June 2008. 
  3. ^ Deborah Loh (12 May 2010). "Punjabi party wants in". The Nut Graph. Retrieved 27 April 2016.